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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae
It was synonymized subjectively with Lagenorhynchus by Hershkovitz (1966), McKenna and Bell (1997), Rice (1998) and Mead and Brownell (2005); it was reranked as Leucopleurus by Gray (1868), Gray (1870), Palmer (1904), LeDuc et al. (1999), Fordyce and de Muizon (2001), Geisler et al. (2011), Perrin et al. (2013) and Murakami et al. (2014).
It was assigned to Lagenorhynchus by Gray (1866); to Lagenorhynchina by Gray (1868); and to Delphinidae by Gray (1870), Palmer (1904), LeDuc et al. (1999), Fordyce and de Muizon (2001), Geisler et al. (2011), Perrin et al. (2013) and Murakami et al. (2014).
|Year||Name and author|
|1866||Lagenorhynchus (Leucopleurus) Gray p. 216|
|1868||Leucopleurus Gray p. 7|
|1870||Leucopleurus Gray p. 772|
|1904||Leucopleurus Palmer p. 374|
|1999||Leucopleurus LeDuc et al. p. 639 figs. Figure 2|
|2001||Leucopleurus Fordyce and de Muizon p. 179|
|2011||Leucopleurus Geisler et al. p. 6 figs. Table 1|
|2013||Leucopleurus Perrin et al. p. 571 figs. Table 1|
|2014||Leucopleurus Murakami et al. p. 507 figs. Figure 10|
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